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RATINGS: 54   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.87   EST. CALORIES: 168   ABV: 5.6%
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Shadows of Their Eyes is a dark sour beer fermented with Brettanomyces yeast and Lactobacillus bacteria and aged in oak barrels. Aromas of chocolate complement the dark fruit notes in this assertively sour beer.


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3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
DTM (798) - Winters, California, USA - JAN 18, 2014
Growler. Pours a brown with an amber color. Slightly sour, with oak and caramel flavoring. Well balanced on that palate. Sweet!!!! ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone


3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
bu11zeye (12314) - Frisco (Dallas), Texas, USA - JUL 27, 2015
(750ml bottle) Pours a deep amber body with a small cream head. Aroma of vinous, oak, berries, cocoa, and yogurt. Flavor of cherry, vinous, balsamic, raspberries, lacto, chocolate, and brett with a dry finish.

4.1
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Travlr (16434) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - JUL 20, 2015
Bottle sample. Deep maroon color, off tan head. Aroma of dusty overripe berries, subtle cocoa. Taste is dusty, peppery plums and berries. Good stuff.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Ernesto987 (4757) - Arizona, USA - JUN 17, 2015
Bottle thanks to Shad, great tartness and sourness. Lots of vanilla and sweetness from the barrel. Unfortunately the body is thin which hurts it quite a bit.

3.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
bg80 (52) - California, USA - MAY 19, 2015
From bottle. Could be more crisply sour if not for the somewhat cloying sweetness underlying the palate. Prominent dark grapes.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Sarlacc83 (1416) - Portland, Oregon, USA - MAY 13, 2015
Tap at Apex, post CBC. A: Dark red color that’s near to purple, and an off-white head. N: Cherry, balsamic vinegar, acetone, leather, cabernet wine grape, oak, hint of olive, some tobacco leave, currant and maybe some fig. T: Quite tart; light background sweetness. M: Medium body, sharp carbonation, alcohol is hidden. O: A complex goodie from Rare Barrel. Superior to Cascade’s offerings, such as Sang Noir or Sang Royale.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
Danyel (1402) - Colorado, USA - MAY 4, 2015
Tap at Apex in Portland. Pours dark brown with red hues. Aroma of wood, oak, vanilla, dark beries. Taste is rich flavor, light sour, flavorful throughout with a great finish. Overall, very good.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
vtafro (4954) - Wayne, New Jersey, USA - MAY 2, 2015
Bottle. Ruby brown pour with tan. Sour aromas, fruit, Brett and dark tones. Chocolate, fruit, sour flavors.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Ontape (469) - Valley Village, California, USA - APR 19, 2015
Bottle. Brett/lacto/oak dark sour. Chocolate and stone fruit show up on the nose too. Medium sour kick, light to moderate funk.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Bacterial (2284) - Twin Cities, Minnesota, USA - APR 16, 2015
Slightly hazy light brown pour. Slight tan head. Sour fruit nose. Lightly tart taste. Cherry, stone fruits.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
merc7186 (2613) - North Tonawanda, New York, USA - APR 15, 2015
Aroma: Sour Dark Fruit, Plums, Mildly Bitter Cherry Appearance: Deep Brownish/Reddish Hue, Passes Mild Light, White Head Ring, Some Lacing Taste: Dark Plums, Cranberries, Bitter Cherry Mouthfeel: Decent Carbonation, Medium Bodied, Mildly Bitter, Mildly Tart


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